FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
Elkhart County Community Foundation Scholarships can be found at http://www.elkhartccf.org/students/how-to-apply-for-eccf-community-scholarships
Directions for filling out G.H.S. Dollars for Scholars Application:
The Goshen Dollars for Scholars Application Process is now online at the Scholarship America Website. To complete the Goshen Dollars for Scholars Application you do not need to complete the entire Scholarship America profile, however, you will be eligible for more scholarships through Scholarship America if you complete additional parts of the profile.
For the Goshen Dollars for Scholars scholarship you will need to go to http://goshenhs.dollarsforscholars.org and complete the following items:
1st Create an Account
Click on Students & Parents
Scroll to bottom and click on “Click to Login”
Choose “Click Here” to create an account/profile
Choose your school – Goshen High School (be careful to choose the correct Goshen)
Start completing Basic Info – you MUST complete all ** fields. Ethnicity note: If your ethnicity is listed—select it. If not, then select N/A. If you select ”Other”, fill in the drop box.
Click “submit.” An email will then be sent to you to verify your profile and create a password.
2nd Complete Profile Information
After you have used your password to log into the Scholarship America site, you will need to complete your profile which you will later submit as your application for the scholarship.
Student Dashboard – Under “My Information” click on “ To work on your profile Click Here.”
My Information Screen – You will need to complete all the ** fields. There are some areas you will need to complete additional fields.
Please note that when you have completed the required profile items for the Goshen Dollars for Scholars application your profile will be approximately 70% complete.
From: Your GHS School Counselors
Important Dates to Remember
October 10th IUSB On-Site Admissions at GHS
October 28th FAFSA Workshop/Financial Aid Information 7:00 pm
Feb TBD IUSB/Ivy Tech On-Site Admissions at GHS
February 20th Career Fair at GHS
4/15 FAFSA Due
4/17 Dollars for Scholars Scholarship Packet Due/Submission Deadline
5/4-5/22 AP Testing/IB Testing
6/4 Senior Awards Night @7:00 p.m.
6/7 Graduation @ 2:00 p.m
SAT Test Dates and Registration Deadline (www.collegeboard.org)
|Test Date||Normal Registration||Late Registration|
|October 5, 2019||September 6, 2016||September 17, 2019|
|**November 2, 2019||October 3, 2019||October 15, 2019|
|December 7, 2019||November 8, 2019||November 19, 2019|
|March 14, 2020||February 14, 2020||February 25, 2020|
|**May 2, 2020||April 3, 2020||April 14, 2020|
|June 6, 2020||May 8, 2020||May 19, 2020|
**indicates SAT given at Goshen High School
ACT Test Dates and Registration Deadlines (www.act.org)
|Test Date||Deadline||Late Deadline|
|September 14, 2019||August 16, 2019||September 1, 2019|
|October 26, 2019||September 27, 2019||October 13, 2019|
|December 14, 2019||November 8, 2019||November 25, 2019|
|February 8, 2020||January 10, 2020||January 17, 2020|
|April 4, 2020||February 29, 2020||March 16, 2020|
|June 13, 2020||May 8, 2020||May 25, 2020|
**All TBD events will be posted on our GHS School Counseling Website at https://ghs.goshenschools.org/student-services/ , in our school announcements and via twitter @ghs_guidance.
College and Career Resources
Preparing for College – guide to post-high school education
- Research colleges: Compare GPA, standardized test scores, and other statistics to actual historical data from our school for students who have applied and been admitted in the past.
- College visits: Find out which colleges are visiting our school.
- Communication: Family Connection lets us share information with you and your child about upcoming events and other web resources for college and career information.
- College Searches: Family Connection has an awesome college search feature where you can search schools by a multiple of variables.
Today’s students will need more than a high school diploma to get ahead. The Learn More Resource Center, Indiana’s Pre-K to College Connection, helps Hoosiers of all ages realize a better future. Follow the link to find information, tools, opportunities and support.
College Board has a wealth of information to prepare for college and the SAT test.
Colleges/Universities that recognize the IB diploma